Reports Report 402ac (Event 402-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 402-2015
Observer
NameBarrett H
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI have seen meteor showers, comets and shooting stars throughout my life but never a fireball from out of nowhere. I thought maybe a small plane had exploded and was crashing down and even reported it to 911 concerned it may have been a plane and have not been notified about any plane crashes or of anything found from the authorities.
Location
AddressElbe, WA
Latitude46° 45' 54.49'' N (46.77°)
Longitude 122° 10' 23.88'' W (-122.17°)
Elevation385.1m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-02-15 18:45 PST
UT Date & Time2015-02-16 02:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle118°
Moving
Facing azimuth170.77°
First azimuth145.09°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth203.91°
Last elevation49°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorOrange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI saw what looked like an explosion of fire out of nowhere and looked as if a fireball falling from the sky for a few seconds before it disappeared behind a hill in my veiw
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-